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Title
Original Whittier College
Alternative Title
Security Pacific National Bank Photo Collection
Date Created and/or Issued
1891
Contributing Institution
Los Angeles Public Library
Collection
Los Angeles Public Library Photo Collection
Rights Information
Images available for reproduction and use. Please see the Ordering & Use page at http://tessa.lapl.org/OrderingUse.html for additional information.
Description
Whittier College original location in a two-story commercial building. The Will A. Smith Print Shop occupies the first floor. In 1887, the Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) established the town of Whittier and the Whittier Academy. Over time the academy evolved into Whittier College, which was chartered by the State of California in 1901 with a student body of 25.
Type
Image
Format
1 photograph :b&w
Photographic prints
Identifier
00024813
Security Pacific National Bank Collection
Whittier-Universities and colleges-Whittier College.; N-000-509 8x10
CARL0000029505
http://173.196.26.125/cdm/ref/collection/photos/id/93487
Subject
Whittier College (Whittier, Calif.)
Will A. Smith Print Shop (Whittier, Calif.)
Universities and colleges--California--Whittier
Whittier (Calif.)

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